Bank of New Zealand Explores Biometrics in Banking

Bank of New Zealand will be launching new biometrics solutions within the next six months, Bank Innovation has learned. In April, New Zealand became one of 37 countries where biometric checks will be available. “One of the challenges we have in New Zealand is our KYC legislation specifically requires us to biometrically match an applicant with ...Read More

Monica Melton is an Associate Editor at Bank Innovation. She has worked as a Staff Writer at eMarketer and written for Time Out New York, The Real Deal, and POLITICO among others. Monica obtained her M.A. in international journalism from CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and her B.A. in Communications from the University of Washington, Tacoma. She loves to cook vegan treats and dabbles in photography.